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if there are good operations below him. >>> happening now, rupert murdoch and his son names are being grilled by pairly month in -- pairliment in london about the "news of the word" phone scandal. rupe pert murdoch called today the most humbling day of his life. we're monitoring the hearing and will bring you more testimony in a live report coming up at 7:15. >>> a multi-million dollar construction project on the peninsula is now behind schedule and the project now could cost millions more. jade hernandez is live in pacifica with more on this story story. >> reporter: we're live along highway 1 in pacifica. i -- just count road drivers hit devil's slide. we can't show you this at this hour but we can show you the road that the crews have been trying to complete it since 2007, the work that's now been delayed for more than a year. back in october this project was four weeks ahead of schedule. caltrans has not announced by how much. this vast project includes construction to tunnels, approaching road revisions south of the tunnels, equipment buildings and an office building. devil's slide was
. >>> the phone hacking scandal continues for rupert murdoch and news corps. london police arrested rebekah brooks today. brooks led murdoch's news international division, until this past friday when she resigned. she is facing charges for phone hackings that targeted celebrities, the families of 9/11 victims, as well as the royal family. rupert murdoch took out full page ads yesterday, saying we are sorry for the scandal. even more ads today, saying the company will assist the ongoing police investigation. >> british public is engaged sh and i think where they're really concerned about is whether or not the american public is engaged. if that ever happened then yeah, you really should start writing news corps's obituaries. >> the hacking scandal has already brought down one of rupert murdochs executives in the united states. les hinten redesigned on friday. he worked for murdoch in britain when the phone hacking allegedly took place. the committee in charge of making sure all dow jones -- >>> a gunshot victim hopes the spare the life of a man who pulled the trigger. the shooting left him partiall
resigned. and it's complicated. "news of the world" was a big tabloid here run by rupert murdoch's empire last sunday. the police are accused of a couple of things, it's not the top guys nasa you will but they are 0 -- necessarily but they are falling on top swords. they may have taken consider bribes from the paper for information. they hired someone who was accused of phone hacking, they hired him as a pr sometime ago f and many years ago, that he was an investigation in 2009 that was more or less clop -- concluded that police are under fire because it was considered that they didn't go far enough. when if came to murder victims, family victims, then there was a much more heated response and a lot more outrage here. that's what we're talking about now and tomorrow rupert murdoch, who was arrested yesterday, will sit in front. parliament and answer questions about what any knew about phone harking and payments -- >> as this grows, what's being done in regards to damage control? can they get their arms around this. >> well, in terms of news corporation, rupert murdoch has been issuing apo
. >>> tomorrow, the board of bbc will meet. the meeting is crucial for james murdoch. he's the coo and the chairman. he's the one who had attempted to orchestrate -- that attempted to orchestrate the $12 billion takeover. there are questions whether he will remain chairman. >>> right now, as we speak, fire investigators in fairfield are holding this news conference about that huge plastic plants fire that started yesterday afternoon on huntington drive near travis air force base. let's listen -- let's listen in. >> we've had fire cuts. >> did that affect debting water on it? i heard -- getting water on it? i heard there were like three hydrants. >> we had in addition to that crash truck units. they are what supplieses the a- fff foam. >> can you describe any on sta kems that you ran into? we did have -- on that skims that you ran into it -- onty kells. -- obstacles that you ran into. >> well, our goal was to maintain the property. we were able to do that. we did not have any injuries and we're very closed -- pleased with that. we had three minor injuries to firefighting personal. t
organization to draw in recruits. >>> :17. rupert -- 8:17. you are put murdoch's networks are set to lose ahead of the 2012 london games. it's the latest fallout from the phone-hacking scandal involving his media empire. team 2012 signed up news international as their partner. but they say the contract cannot be fulfilled as originally planned due to the closure of the tabloid. proposed changes would give australians the right to sue over serious breaches of privacy and that's something not guaranteed in current laws. murdoch aaustralian media company, news limited, has denied any wrongdoing but is launching a review of its editorial spending. >>> a group of investors is trying to pursue a second gold rush in northern california. they are trying to get an amador county gold mine back up and running so they can go back and dig for gold. the company is spending $20 million on the project. they expect to pour their very first gold bar by summer of 2012. >>> binge drinking is on the rise and the state with the highest percentage might surprise you. data from the substance abuse and mental health ad
is owned by news corps, the parent company of fox news. rupert murdoch arrived at the offices of the division. >>> a roadside bomb killed three police officers in the city of kandahar. also today, a top afghan district leader was killed by a roadside bomb. >>> leon panetta is spending the weekend in afghanistan. despite this morning's violence, he remains optimistic the u.s. will defeat al-qaeda. he met karzai and david petraeus. >> the key is that having gotten bin laden, we've now identified some of the key leadership within al-qaeda, both in pakistan as well as in yemen. >> panetta is also meeting with american troops. president obama wants to bring about 10,000 service members back home this year, and 20,000 next year. >>> a strong earthquake in japan prompted a brief tsunami warning today. a magnitude 7.3 quake shook the northeast coast, the same area devastated by the march earthquake and tsunami. residents received orders to evacuate this morning, but the tsunami order was lifted after several hours. >>> house speaker john boehner is abandoning plans to pursue a massive
. jarrod loughner has been charged and he has pleaded not guilty. >>> billionaire tycoon rupert murdoch is flying london today to kress a growing newspaper scandal, shutting down the 168- year-old tabloid news of the world tomorrow. british police yesterday arrested a former world employee. authorities say the tabloid looked for dirt by hacking into the voice mails of celebrities and politicians. the final straw came this week when the paper in 2002 list end to and even deleted voice mails of a missing schoolgirl who was later found murdered. >>> casey anthony apparently does not want to see it her mother. a florida correctional official says anthony refused to see her mom last night in jail. this comes just days after a jury cleared her on charges she murdered her daughter caylee three years ago. cindy anthony testified for both the prosecution and the defense during her daughter's trial. casey is set to be released from jail on july 17th. >>> and while casey anthony was -- has avoided the most serious charges she still has a civil trial to deal with. anthony told investigators her nan
some bay area residents early this morning. and rupert murdoch under fire, the new apology from the media mogul as a hacking scandal continues to grow. and the online deal too good to be true! the unbelievable cheap price for apple's ipad 2. go! go! completing an atm deposit in record time... that's a step forward. go! go! with deposit friendly atms, you can make ultra fast, secure deposits with no slips or envelopes. take a step forward and chase what matters. . >>> 48 ahead, did you feel it? the overnight earthquake jolting people out of their beds across the bay area this morning. we'll have the latest details on a hayward shoot that has ties to a high-profile bay area case. >> low clouds, fog and drizzle this morning. what you can expect for your saturday, coming up! and the 405 freeway is shut down. but will southland commuters be able to avoid karma get on? that's coming up on mornings on two. >> let's go over to rosemary who is watching the chilly morning. >> good morning to you! our temperatures not too bad but when you add the clouds, maybe a little breeze, just cool th
wars department. >>> nick davis is gonna write a book about the scandal that embarrassed rupert murdoch. so far ten people have been arrested. the book will be titled "hack attack -- how the truth caught up with the world's most powerful man." a ten should hit -- and it should hit stores next year. >>> a family whose loved one was involved in a shootout with police want the truth. we'll tell you who they hired to get some answers. >>> welcome back. the family of kenneth harding, the man who was killed by police, say they don't believe the story they are being told. they were at office of john burns discussing this. police say he died at first by officers. but then the medical examiner said he probably died on his own because the gun he had did not -- because the gun who -- the gun that killed him did not belong to officers. >>> arnold schwarzenegger is tweeting encouraging news about his 13 idea son, christopher. he was injured in a body boarding accident and suffered broken ribs and a collapsed lung. he also thanked people for their support and prayers. >>> the exnim -- the next time y
/11 victims. >> new this morning murdoch is issuing a public apology set to be printed this weekend. i realize that simply apologizing is not enough. our business was founded on the idea that a free and open press should be a positive force in society and we need to live up to this. also british media says they're meeting with the family of a murdered schoolgirl whose found was hacked by the news of the world. >>> our time is 8:57. let's look at the big congestion problems in the south bay. tara. >> reporter: that's right. we have the earlier accident off 880. it has been cleared but the back up still persists and a new accident has popped up on 101. 8:57 here. >>> thank you, tara. on this friday low clouds, some sun but it is staying cool, 60s coast. 70s around the bay and inland. then just subtle changes into the weekend. warmer the middle of next week. >> that's it for us. thank you very watching, everyone.
been intercepted. >>> during testimony yesterday, rupert murdoch said there was no evidence that ever occurred about police officers and 911 victims' phone calls. >>> still to come -- the changes the rangers are about to make to their stadium. >>> and why the city is asking whether you will pay $80 each year in texas -- each year in taxes. >>> the city will ask voters to approve an $80 a year parcel tax. mayor quan said the measure would raise $11 million annually. the money would men pay for police officer, city workers and libraries. >>> the texas rangers are making safety changes to their ballpark following the death of a fan there earlier this month. ballpark officials plan to raise the railings to 42 inches. right now they are only at 26 inches but that's still move the -- above the minimum requirement. a firefighter two attacks ago plunged to his death while reaching for a baseball thrown to him by josh hamilton. >>> merc doe today could make landfill within the next 36 hours -- hurricane dora could make landfall within the next 36 hours. the mexican government is preparing shel
will ask police to investigate a claim contradicting james murdoch's testimony to a parliament committee. james and his father testified on tuesday. both men said they did not know about the widespread hone cracking going on. the two former news initial ectives say they james -- ect -- the news -- the new two former news workers say they told them about it. >>> the cast of twilight previewed scenes at comicconn. the film's director of twilight says he's not worried about any potential criticism for that movie. and also mike judge made the announcement of the comeback version of beav vis and butthead -- beavis and buthead went off the air almost 15 years ago. >>> some people say a recent ad campaign by the california milk board is not funny. what the milk board is doing in response to criticism. >>> and corn that tastes like candy and the popular snack has not grown far in the bay area. plan >>> san francisco's love evolution is making a move across the bay. for eight years, an electronic dance party was held in san francisco. last year, the city pulled the plug on the event because of th
for information on scream series. again we're hearing that james murdoch says the paper will publish its last ion sunday. >>> a mu report indicates that many of president obama's staff got raises last year. 54% of white house staffers received raises. the average pay raise was 8%. that's a lot more than the 3% raise most americans gave their employees. the white house salary went down to 37.1 million. >>> we're now hearing that elizabeth smart has sign a teal 1 deal with abc news to be an on-air comment staters. a spokesperson says she will focus on missing childrensant child an duction cases. they say -- abduction cases. she will be on the air in a few weeks. she was kidnapped when she was 11 years ole. she was help -- old. she was held captive for 18 years. >>> we'll take a quick break and be right back. >>> welcome back. someone at hilton hotels may have had a lot of sometime to think about summer vacations. there is a new survey that shows 36% of americans would take a free vary kay with their boss. only 14 -- vacation with their loss -- with their boss. half said they wouldn't do it. the sam
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